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Is “Eclectic” a Dirty Word?

Most of what I write, when I write about deities, is about the Hellenic pantheon. There’s nothing wrong with that part of my spirituality, but I’m watching myself stagnate. I’m not as generative as I once was, and I’m not writing or researching as much […]

Gratitude as Expansion

Gratitude and appreciation require only true sincerity and the willingness to keep an open mind. ~Alan Joel Perhaps it’s because I’ve been working with the expansive energies of Jupiter since September that I’ve come to fully grasp this as Truth: When I move away from […]

Greetings In the New Year!

If you’re reading this, congratulations! You’ve made it out of 2017 alive, quite the feat, given the unrelenting global tensions. On the first, I decided to draw Ogham for each month to try and get a good feel for the general feeling of the year, […]

Solstice Night (a carol)

To the tune of “Silent Night”   Silent night, Solstice rite All is still, work our will Round our Yule log, here we join hands Candlelight burns so bright in the night Together we celebrate Yule Together we celebrate Yule Quiet night, Longest Night Renewal […]

What Is Mythworking?

It is to be found everywhere; but if you do not find it in your own house, you will find it nowhere. It is a living substance that can be discovered only in places inhabited by man. It is the only substance from which the […]

Reincarnation: Whether vs. How

We’ll take a look at some objections to reincarnation in this post. My hope is not only to give some helpful advice to those who encounter these objections, but to flesh out some of the ideas we’ve been working with in previous posts as well. […]

Rise Up, O Flame – Free Download for Solstice

Rise up, O Flame By thy light, glowing Bring to us beauty, Wisdom and joy! In honor of the Solstice, please enjoy this free download of Rise Up, O Flame. I recorded it with singer/songwriter Lori Llyn as part of a music project we worked on […]

When You’re Back To Where You Started

Five years ago, when I first began padding down the soft dirt of the pagan path, I remember that I made a different internet identity. It was, in many ways, my first official step into discovery. Separated from my name, I could write, discuss, and […]

Progress Not Perfection

We aren’t meant to be perfect. We are meant to be whole. If you allow yourself, you can become stronger in the very places that you’ve been broken. ~Jane Fonda I’m not entirely sure where I got the idea—Family? Friends? Society in general?—that everything needs […]